The only clear-cut aspect of the game Wednesday between the Dallas Stars and the Columbus Blue Jackets was that Columbus did, in fact, win the game 3-1, claiming the final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference.
For the players and fans alike, Final Four weekend wasn’t about watching basketball in an intimate setting. Rather, it was a chance to be part of a record-setting crowd, and a witness to an unforgettable moment in sports history.
Shortly after Roy Oswalt and Lance Berkman signed their one-day personal services contracts to retire as Astros on Saturday, the manager who ushered them into the majors made valid cases for retiring Nos. 44 and 17 in Houston.